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Monday, March 11, 2013

Consignment sale season!

It's that time of the year again!!

I didn't find as much as I usually do, but I am extremely happy with the things I did find!!

This is the stuff I found for Brentley. All of this together was $13.

I found this dress for Grace. I'm thinking it will be her Easter dress! It was $8.50.

Then I got all of this swimming stuff for them.

The pack of swim diapers is unopened. I got it for $4. 
The sunglasses for Grace are also brand new (tags still attached). Only $3.
The swim shoes for Grace were $2.50.
The swim shoes for Brentley were $2.00.  
Both of the bathing suits are brand new (tags still on them). Grace's is from Children's Place. It was $8.00.
Brentley's is from Carter's. Now, this one was pricey... *deep breath* $18.00. I have NEVER paid that much for an outfit at a consignment sale, but I made an exception this time. 
I went looking for swim trunks and a swim shirt to match because Brentley sunburns incredibly easy. But I couldn't find any that matched. I'm a stickler for matching. Then I found this one. If I had bought it in Carter's it would've been $40 (that's what it says on the tag), so I can handle $18 because I really wanted him to have a swim shirt. It looks huge in the picture, but it's a 2T. 
Then I went looking for a sun hat to match. I could only find one that matched (the one in the picture). It was $5. A little more than I wanted to pay for a hat, but (again) it had to match. Plus it's Baby Gap, so at least it's brand name. 

I decided I'm going to give them all this swim stuff as part of their Easter baskets. I can't wait until we can take them swimming, and to the splash park, and to Coolidge park! 

All together, it came out to right at $70 (with tax). Not too bad. I usually get more than what I got for $70, but I still think I got some good deals. 

2 comments:

  1. Cute stuff! It was a lot, but you got Easter stuff and you were thinking about Brentley. At least he won'T burn. :) I like Grace's swim suit too. I though it was a drummer dress at first.

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  2. You know when we went to the park the other day? Yeah, he burned then! I've never met someone who burns easier than me, but apparently he does! So I knew he was going to need a swim shirt and a sun hat. I tried to convince myself to get mixed matched ones. It would've been like $12 for the shirt, trunks, and hat that way, but I just can't do mixed matched. So I spent $23 instead lol. If you count the swim shoes, I spent $25. And with the swim diapers, it was $29 all for Brentley. We better do a lot of swimming this year! Lol.

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